feel one's way

idiom

Definition of feel one's way

1 : to move forward carefully by using one's hands to feel anything in the way He felt his way through the darkened room.
2 : to move toward a goal very slowly and carefully In the early days of the project they were just feeling their way (along), trying not to make mistakes.

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“Feel one's way.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/feel%20one%27s%20way. Accessed 23 Jan. 2021.

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